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1 Gruber, Frank BRASS KNUCKLES: The Oliver Quade Human Encyclopedia Stories; With A Special Foreword: The Life And Times Of The Pulp Story
Los Angeles: Sherbourne Press, (1966) B0006BO450 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in a very nearly fine dust jacket. 
Oliver Quade, the pitchman with the photographic memory, first appeared in Thrilling Detective Magazine and then moved to Black Mask. The foreword contains an excellent and comprehensive memoir of a pulp-writer's life in the thirties and forties. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Gruber, Frank RUN, FOOL, RUN
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Page fore-edges lightly spotted, otherwise a very good plus copy in a slightly shelfworn and rubbed dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Gruber, Frank THE BUSHWHACKERS
New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., (1959). First edition. Hardcover. Paper tanning (as usual), else a fine copy in beige boards; in a lightly spine faded pictorial dust jacket that has some minor shelfwear and rubbing. 
A novel of the massacre in Lawrence, Kansas (1863) by Quantrell and his Missouri irregulars, known as the "Bushwackers," and one man's lonely fight to vindicate his name of any participation in the bloody deed. Smith, WAR STORY GUIDE #1728. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Gruber, Frank THE PULP JUNGLE
Los Angeles, California: Sherbourne Press, Inc., (1967). B0006BR33A First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in black binding with yellow spine lettering; in a fine color pictorial dust jacket featuring covers of detective pulps. 
The story of versatile, veteran author Gruber's days toiling in the pulp jungle, his memories of the editors and writers who were working then (Gardner, Daly, Hammett, Chandler, Brand), and a capsule history of the legendary Black Mask magazine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Gruber, Frank THE PULP JUNGLE
Los Angeles, California: Sherbourne Press, Inc., (1967). B0006BR33A First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Bookplate to the front endpaper, else fine in black binding with yellow spine lettering; in a near fine, lightly edge worn color pictorial dust jacket featuring covers of detective pulps. 
The story of versatile, veteran author Gruber's days toiling in the pulp jungle, his memories of the editors and writers who were working then (Gardner, Daly, Hammett, Chandler, Brand), and a capsule history of the legendary Black Mask magazine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Gruber, Frank THE SILVER TOMBSTONE
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., (1945). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine and bright copy in a very good dust jacket that is price-clipped, soiled, shelf-worn with edge-tears, and lightly chipped at the upper spine. 
A Johnny Fletcher mystery. Jacket design by Sol Immerman. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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